Future health care for Northern Alberta by Northern Alberta Development Council

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Published by The Council in Peace River, Alta.] .

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  • Medical care,
  • Medical policy,
  • Delivery of Health Care,
  • Health Planning

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Other titlesFuture health care in Northern Alberta.
StatementNorthern Alberta Development Council
ContributionsPremier"s Commission on Future Health Care for Albertans
The Physical Object
Pagination38 leaves in various foliations, [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25906221M

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"A position paper presented to the Premier's Commission on Future Health Care for Albertans." "September " Cover title: Future health care in Northern Alberta Bibliography: leaves [] 2 38 42 45 48Pages: Health care in northern Alberta: update to northern communities Summary; Detailed Information; Description.

This report is a summary of the information NADC has received from Alberta Health, AHS, Summit presenters and participants that is relevant to communities in the north. Northern Alberta Development Council Provincial. service in northern Alberta are needed, particularly with respect to communication and engagement, access to services, transportation and health promotion.

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Learn about your own health. If you have a medical condition, it’s important to talk to your doctor or other healthcare providers. Y ou can ask about what you can expect in the future (your prognosis) because of your medical condition.

You can learn what the medical treatments for your condition are and what to expect from them. This means we need to plan for the services, resources and physical structures to meet those needs,” said Deb Gordon, Chief Health Operations Officer, Northern Alberta.

“The Edmonton Zone Plan will also serve as a guide as AHS starts similar planning processes for other zones.”. Health research is an important part of care Alberta, especially now. You can help. Check out the list of all COVID studies currently underway in our province.

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Our partners come to us for information about northern demographics, economic data, and statistics, as well as for input on priorities for development in the north.

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The NADC provides matching funds of up to $3, per student per year. Students must apply for the bursary for each year they want to be considered.

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The Northern Alberta Primary Care Research Network (NAPCReN) is a family physician and multidisciplinary collaboration of researchers and clinicians in primary care. We are working together to improve practice by evaluating our practices and addressing questions that arise from our clinical practice.

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